ICD9 help again-would I use

annettebec

Networker
Messages
58
Location
Swartz Creek, MI
Best answers
0
What would I use for suspicious for Hurthle cell neoplasm. marked cellular speciman consisting of mostly groups of Hurthle cells. Clinical info is nontox uninodular goiter. any help appreciated
 
Messages
3
Best answers
0
ICD9 help again

Only 'confirmed" diagnosis are to be coded. so you cannot code Hurthle cell neoplasm as the documentation indicates it is a suspicious dx. you can only code "Non toxic uninodular goiter (241.0)". Thank you.
 
Top